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Word: behoove

Definition: (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.


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::: pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
::: besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
::: flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
::: disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
::: unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
::: progeny - children; offspring; descendants
::: demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
::: hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
::: glaring - (of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
::: viscid - adhesive; gluey